Travel Blogs from Amsterdam
... lovely meal. From here we went to the main sightseeing of the evening yes the red light area - all these scantily dressed young woman ( some not women) standing or sitting in windows waiting for customers many windows were curtained over which means that they were servicing clients but so many people perking ( yes we were also peeving) we then back in hotel and promptly fell asleep I think before 10.30 hence why I am wide awake at. 5.am Bye for ...
... were taking a train to the Hague where the UN is located, which is about 40 minutes out of the city. We had to go through security and they checked all of our identifications. We met with the Special Rapporteur on Human Trafficking. I think he thought that as American's and 9/11 we must be very concerned about safety, because he kept emphasizing that the Department of Justice and Department of Defense were also located in this building and that there were very strict ...
... to give it a miss! And no, i don't like the beer.
There are millions of museums in Amsterdam. They cover everything. We did the important ones though - Van Gogh and Rembrandt. Okay, I am not an art fan, but I did enjoy Van Gogh, probably because we have been to Arles in France where he lived and some of his work is recognisable as places we have been too.
DId I enjoy Amsterdam? Yes! Wonderful place. ...
In July 2010, my husband and I embarked on our version of Tour de France. The actual Tour de France that year was to start in Rotterdam, Netherlands. We started ours in Amsterdam.
On 7/1, we took the airport train from Schiphol to Amsterdam and from there took the tram to our hotel. The hotel was about 10 minutes away by tram and we could actually just walk about 20 minutes if we didn't have our luggage. The hotel has a balcony and is ...
Today we went by tram to a very popular beautiful Park called Vondel Park for a lovely walk.
Next a free concert at the Concert Gebouw where every Wednesday there are free concerts.
Today it was in the small hall and it was the Flex Ensemble, a string and piano quartet and they played a piano quartet by Faure.The group has won many awards and they were excellent.
After the concert ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Sander Amsterdam
Good location - just outside the centre of Amsterdam and about 5 minutes walk from the museum district.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.